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Orono Intermediate School fifth-grader Gabriella Daly invites you to visit the Minneapolis Institute of Art’s “Foot in the Door 5” Virtual Exhibit, featuring her pencil drawing, “La Pomme.” (We’re so excited about her art, we’ve shared it here!) Gabriella’s art teacher, Ms. Laura Mayo, said, “This is such wonderful news at a challenging time. I… Continue Reading Gabriella Daly’s “La Pomme” in MIA Exhibition

We Scare Hunger Results

This year was Orono School’s eighth year participating in WE Scare Hunger. From October 26-October 30, students in grades Early Learning – 12th grade brought non-perishable food items to school.  Donations were shared with IOCP, WeCAN and Orono’s SPARKS after school program. Members of the Orono High School “Youth in Action” club organized the drive.… Continue Reading We Scare Hunger Results

At its October 26 Regular Board meeting, the Orono Schools Board of Education approved a resolution to reschedule the next Regular Board Meeting from Monday, November 9, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. This change is being made to accommodate an election canvassing deadline. The Board has also scheduled… Continue Reading Notice of Rescheduled School Board Meeting

Get your ticket today for Orono High School’s fall radio drama, “Twisted Tales of Poe.” Performances will be held on Thursday, October 29 and Friday, October 30 beginning at 6 p.m. Purchase your ticket through Ms. Kelsie Balon, OHS Theatre Educator, says, “Audiences will get to see the students on stage (socially distanced) partaking in… Continue Reading OHS Presents, “Twisted Tales of Poe,” Oct. 29-30

Please visit the School Board Schedule & Documents webpage for the August 17, 2020 Agenda, dial-in instructions*, and information on submitting a public comment. Attendees who dial in will be in listen-only mode. *Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, future Orono School Board meetings will be conducted in accordance with Minnesota Statutes 13D.021—Meetings by Telephone or Other Electronic Means—until further… Continue Reading Notice of Electronic School Board Meeting August 17, 2020